Read XML config files with Visual C++

Hi Community, I am currently working on an add-in for Visual Studio to expose some functionality available in the “Debugger Engine and Extension APIs”. The development is in the very early stages, but I have completed already one feature required by the Add-in, which is the  ability to read XML configuration files similarly to how […]

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Visual Studio "4" CTP – General Availability

Hi Community, Microsoft has announced the general availability for Visual Studio “14” CTP Today. There are quite a few interesting features, in both native and managed languages. Please find below some resources about this release: Release Notes Visual Studio “14” CTP now available in the Virtual Machine Azure Gallery Visual Studio “14” CTP Visual Studio […]

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Changes to storage Emulator in azure sdk 2.3

I have always created my Azure Storage Emulator on my local SQL server instance via executing DSInit command line tool, but that has changed with the latest release of the SDK that came out last week (3rd April 2014). Why? Well… Microsoft has decided to deprecate it, that simple. So if you find yourself in […]

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.NET Native

I can still remember last year when I attended the MVP Summit 2013 an awesome talk by the Visual C++ team around “CLR team working closely with Visual C++ team to improve performance of .NET apps as well as making .NET available for every device”.  Unfortunately, I could not disclose that information because it was […]

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MICROSOFT MVP COMCAMP 2014 – SYDNEY (Presentation material)

Hi Community, Please find below the demo code and slide deck I used at “Microsoft MVP ComCamp 2014 – Sydney” Yesterday afternoon. [office src=”https://onedrive.live.com/embed?cid=2FE1291768841ACE&resid=2FE1291768841ACE%214676&authkey=AGyXU0rbpyff6q8″ width=”98″ height=”120″]   Regards, Angel

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Microsoft MVP ComCamp 2014 – Sydney

Hi Community, I would like to invite you all to “Microsoft MVP ComCamp 2014 – Sydney” which will be held at the Microsoft Office in North Ryde on Saturday 22nd, March 2014. I will be presenting a session on “C++ Casablanca” (REST SDK) and a bit of Azure Storage with C++ but there are also […]

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